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Rojo, María 1943-

Overview
Works: 88 works in 227 publications in 4 languages and 4,880 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Humor  Biography  Motion pictures  Church history  Detective and mystery films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by María Rojo
La misma luna by Patricia Riggen ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 1,349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the parallel stories of nine-year-old Carlitos and his mother, Rosario. In the hopes of providing a better life for her son, Rosario works illegally in the U.S. while Rosario's mother cares for Carlitos in Mexico. Mother and son face daunting challenges and obstacles to reunite, but are sustained by their constant hope of finally being together again
El callejón de los milagros by Najīb Maḥfūẓ ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Set in the old downtown section of Mexico City. The events that take place have been divided into the stories of three neighbors whose lives are entertwined. Rutilio, the family man who experiences homosexual feelings that shatter his domestic life; Susanita, the spinster who dreams of getting married and falls prey to a thief; and Alma, the virgin who becomes a cocaine addicted prostitute."--Container
Danzón by María Novaro ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A surprising love story about a woman who finally discovers the passion that has been missing from her life
Rojo amanecer ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in Spanish and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Mexico City, October 2, 1968, is remembered as "La Noche de Tlatelolco" (the Night of Tlatelolco) or "La Noche Triste" (the Sad Night). This film examines the events of that evening through the lens of a typical middle-class Mexican family living in Tlatelolco--a large apartment complex near the Plaza de las Tres Culturas. The government has spent massive amounts of money preparing for the Olympic Games, scheduled to begin in ten days. But a student movement has erupted, and 10,000 university and secondary students have gathered--just outside the family's windows--in the Plaza to demonstrate. This family will witness, and become hopelessly embroiled in, the government massacre of student protesters on that fatal night
Break of dawn [a true story] by Rompe el alba ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in Spanish and English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Summary: Based on the life story of Pedro J. Gonzalez who championed the cause of Mexican-Americans in California during the Depression years and who worked for the reform of the California penal system
Salon Mexico ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The glamour and romance of a popular 1930's dance hall in Mexico City are replaced by violence and mystery when Maria and her lover Paco kill each other in a terrible fight. Inspector Castellon is called in to investigate the deaths, tracing the couple's stormy and passionate past as he interviews those who knew them
De noche vienes, Esmeralda ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"One bride. Five grooms. A lot of explaining ... [A] whimsical tale that depicts the life of Esmeralda, a nurse who is happily married to ... five husbands! As Esmeralda is about to marry husband number six, she is charged with bigamy. It is during her interrogation and detention that Esmeralda's spellbinding charm is revealed -- the chief inspector falls for her, her other husbands conspire to break her out of jail and feminists demonstrate in her defense. Literally everyone in the courtroom falls victim to her feminine wiles. Even husband number five, who first brought the charges against Esmeralda, has a change of heart and tries to withdraw his complaint."--Container
De noche vienes, Esmeralda Esmeralda comes by night ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Esmeralda, a nurse who is happily married to five husbands. As Esmeralda is about to marry husband number six, she is charged with bigamy. During her interrogation and detention, she reveals her spellbinding charm
Under the same moon by Ligiah Villalobos ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After his grandmother dies a young boy heads to the United States to find his mother
La misma luna Under the same moon ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rosario works in the United States illegally, while her son Carlito stays in Mexico. They hope to reunite some day
Alta tension ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in Spanish and English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Una muy bella y sensual reportera idea un reportaje para la televisión con el oculto fin de recuperar el amor de un antigo novio. La hermosa mujer ignora que la aventura la llevará a los más excitantes lugares del país y la hará participar en una intriga familiar llena de sorpresas y conflictos, todo dentro de un clima trepidante de alta tensión. Cuando la guerra de sentimientos estalla, aparece la figura tutelar de los padres del novio para anadir a la apasionante trama un elemento mas de alta tensión. ¿Podrá la reportera con su hermosa cara y su cuerpo tentador atrapar en sus redes a un joven que ya está preso en la cárcel de la ambición? La respuesta naturalmente será de alta tensión"--Container
Maria de mi corazon Mary my dearest ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in Spanish and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An erotic black comedy about a petty thief and his former lover who reunite to form a vaudeville team
La tarea Homework ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A film student secretly uses a camcorder during a sexual tryst with her ex-lover who helps her complete her "homework" assignment
Lo que importa es vivir ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Candelairo, a drifter calls on an old friend, Don Lazaro, an owner of of a run-down ranch who agrees to board him in exchange for labor. Soon, Candelairo catches the eye of Lazaro's alcoholic wife and they become involved in a passionate affair, leading to a series of unforeseen events
La leyenda de una máscara The legend of the mask ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Después de la muerte de El Angel Enmascarado (un luchador popular), Olmo Robles, un reportero desconocido, se pone a investigar la verdadera identidad que el héroe siempre ha escondido tras su máscara
Intimidades en un cuarto de baño ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2003 in Spanish and Multiple languages and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gabriela works at a bank and lives with her parents while her husband Roberto gets a grant as a writer. One night, Roberto comes home drunk and Gabriela locks herself in the bathroom. He gets in, they argue, and he abuses her. The next morning, her mother confesses to Gabriela that she has had lovers and advises Gabriela not to put up with Roberto as she did with Gabriela's father. Roberto ends up committing suicide and the mother consoles Gabriela, telling her she has many things to accomplish
El Apando by José Revueltas ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stark dramatization of the lives of drug addicts in a Mexico City prison
Forbidden homework La tarea prohibida ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in Spanish and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Planned as a project for a course on filming, 22-year-old Santiago films with a hidden video camera a romantic tryst with an attractive middle-aged woman with unexpected consequences
El misterio de los almendros ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this black comedy, two private detectives are hired to recover an oil painting which was done by a lesbian who disappeared while visiting the home of a rich widow. Since she is attracted to society's fringe, they pose as a gay couple and go to the widow's home to investigate
Nuevo mundo new world ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"La Iglesia, a lo largo de la historia, siempre se ha enfrentado al cine como uno de sus principales censores. 'Nuevo mundo' cuestiona el mito Guadalupano al presentar que, para someter a los indígenas, un sacerdote Jesuita inventa la presencia de una virgen que pide la reconciliación entre Conquistadores y conquistados. Retes nos presenta en ésta película una alegoría del método utilizado en la colonia, donde los Españoles impusieron la religión asumiendo a la vez un poder político sobre los naturales. Producida en 1976, 'Nuevo mundo' fue boicoteada en su exhibición por el controversial tema al que hace referencia"--Container
 
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Alternative Names
Incháustegui, María de Lourdes Rojo e.
Incháustegui, María de Lourdes Rojo e, 1943-
Rojo e Incháustegui, María de Lourdes.
Rojo e Incháustegui, María de Lourdes, 1943-
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